Education Recruitment Consultant

Whitstable, Kent
Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  1. Work for Tradewind internally
£26000 - £30000 per annum + with uncapped commission
  1. Permanent

Education Recruitment Consultant

Whitstable, Kent

Are you interested in the dynamic field of recruitment but unsure where to start? Your journey begins here! Join Tradewind Recruitment in Whitstable, Kent, and take part in our prestigious Recruitment Consultant development programme - the Impact Academy. You'll work with a highly experienced and supportive team boasting over 25 years of combined experience.

About Tradewind Recruitment

Tradewind Recruitment is more than just a recruitment company; we're a leader in the education sector. As a Sunday Times Top 100 company for four consecutive years and one of the UK's largest teaching agencies, we are committed to investing in our people.

Why Choose Tradewind?

Joining our team comes with unparalleled benefits and growth opportunities:

  • Competitive Salaries: Start with a £29,000 basic salary and a realistic OTE of £35,000 to £40,000 in your first year.
  • Immediate Commission: Earn commission from day one, rewarding your dedication and success.
  • Generous Holidays: Enjoy 35 days of annual leave and reduced hours during holiday periods (4.5 hours). Plus, take advantage of our proximity to the beach!
  • Global Trips: Participate in all-expenses-paid trips to international destinations.
  • Perks: Benefit from Friday drinks, daily free breakfast, and a strong emphasis on well-being.
  • Professional Development: Access continuous professional development and internal promotions, with many Managers and Directors starting as Consultants.

About the Impact Academy

The Impact Academy offers a comprehensive training programme to equip you with the skills needed to excel as a Recruitment Consultant.

Your Responsibilities

In your first year, you will:

  • Source and interview candidates for temporary and permanent positions.
  • Create professional CV profiles for client marketing.
  • Increase candidate placements through strategic collaboration with our sales teams.
  • Meet weekly targets and KPIs set with your manager.
  • Earn commission for your contributions at every step.

Support and Mentorship

You'll receive unwavering support from your team manager, our top-tier training team, and a mentor. Working alongside some of the most successful recruitment consultants in the education sector will help you navigate your role and grow professionally.

Graduation and Beyond

After completing your first year, you'll transition to a specially designated Sales Desk. We reject the 'sink-or-swim' mentality, providing advanced training in:

  • Business Development
  • Margin Negotiation
  • Impact Training
  • Safeguarding
  • Handling Difficult Conversations
  • Customer Service and Time Management

Your Success Awaits

At Tradewind Recruitment, we recognize the challenges of the Recruitment Consultant role in the vital education sector. Our investment in the Impact Academy ensures unparalleled support, with previous graduates achieving top consultant status within a year.

Join Us Today

Excited about the opportunities? We are recruiting across our Kent teams and eager to hear from individuals with a 'can-do' attitude and a drive for success. While sales and education experience are beneficial, your determination is what counts most.

For more information and to potentially secure an immediate interview, submit your CV to today. Don't miss out on this chance to start a rewarding career with Tradewind Recruitment's Impact Academy in Kent.

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

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